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Friedrich Olbricht
Birth: Oct. 4, 1888
Freiberg
Mittelsächsischer Landkreis
Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Death: Jul. 21, 1944
Tiergarten
Mitte
Berlin, Germany

German General. Olbricht was one of the lead conspirators in the German resistance against Hitler, and in the plot to kill Hitler on July 20, 1944. He was the main initiator and planner of the coup to take over the German government after Hitler's assassination. When it became known that Hitler had survived, Olbricht and the other leaders at Army Headquarters were arrested and shot just after midnight, in the courtyard of the headquarters on Bendlerstrasse in Berlin. 

Cause of death: executed by firing squad
 
Burial:
Memorial to the German Resistance, Stauffenbergstr *
Tiergarten
Mitte
Berlin, Germany
*Cenotaph [?]
 
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Record added: Aug 12, 2000
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